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23 November 2014 Last updated at 18:34

Flood warnings in place for EastFlood warning sign

Seven flood warnings are issued across parts of the east of England, including Essex, due to heavy rain.

Fly tipping site in PurfleetMile-long fly-tipping site 'blight'

An "absolutely disgraceful" mile-long fly-tipping site in Essex is a "real blight on the area", according to a councillor.

Forensic officers in St Anns Road SouthendTeenagers held over stab murder

Two teenagers remain in custody in connection with the murder of a 24-year-old man in Southend.

Deborah McGurran Article written by Deborah McGurran Deborah McGurran Political editor, East of England

More Power to the East: The devolution debate

Following the Scottish Independence vote there have been calls for a greater say over our own affairs - so what could devolution mean for the East of England?

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